Important Saxony Passport 1842

Important Saxony Passport 1842

Important Saxony Passport 1842 Thanks to the support of a good fellow collector I had the chance to acquire this important passport of Saxony issued by honorable Johannes von Minckwitz. This noble family was first mentioned in 1168 and still…

Collectors Meeting in Paris – Salon du Livre-Papiers Anciens

Collectors Meeting in Paris – Salon du Livre-Papiers Anciens

Collectors Meeting in Paris – Salon du Livre-Papiers Anciens Collectors Meeting in Paris It was already the very last day of the fair when I arrived in Paris, so my expectations were not too high to find something on passports….

League Of Nations Assembly 1926

League Of Nations Assembly 1926

League Of Nations Assembly 1926 7th Assembly of the League of Nations; 1926 Germany joins League – Geneva, Sep 8, 1926 – Silent videos about the Assembly! Besides Germany joins the League, the number of non-permanent Members elected by the Assembly…

Queens Messenger Passport Story

Queens Messenger Passport Story

A look at the work of a Foreign Service Messenger (QUEENS MESSENGER) as he makes a trip to Vienna. Found this newsreel film during some research which gives a great impression of the work of a QUEENS MESSENGER. Listen and…

Want to buy a really expensive passport?

Want to buy a really expensive passport?

SOTHEBY’S, London, 14th July 2011, LOT 91 – JOYCE, JAMES James Augustine Aloysius Joyce (2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941) was an Irish novelist and poet, considered to be one of the most influential writers in the modernist avant-garde…